August 8, 2019 / 5:15 AM / a month ago

FACTBOX-Rugby Championship - Australia v New Zealand

Aug 8 (Reuters) - Factbox on Saturday’s Rugby Championship test between Australia and New Zealand :

When: Saturday, Aug 10, 5:45 p.m. local (0945 GMT)

Where: Perth Stadium, Perth (capacity: 60,000)

Referee: Jerome Garces (France)

Assistant referees: Jaco Peyper (South Africa), Shuhei Kubo (Japan)

TMO: Marius Jonker (South Africa)

AUSTRALIA

World ranking: 6

Coach: Michael Cheika

Captain: Michael Hooper

15-Kurtley Beale, 14-Reece Hodge, 13-James O’Connor, 12-Samu Kerevi, 11-Marika Koroibete, 10-Christian Lealiifano, 9-Nic White, 8-Isi Naisarani, 7-Michael Hooper, 6-Lukhan Salakaia-Loto, 5-Rory Arnold, 4-Izack Rodda, 3-Allan Alaalatoa, 2-Tolu Latu, 1-Scott Sio

Replacements: 16-Folau Fainga’a, 17-James Slipper, 18-Taniela Tupou, 19-Adam Coleman, 20-Luke Jones, 21-Will Genia, 22-Matt Toomua, 23-Tom Banks

NEW ZEALAND

World ranking: 1

Coach: Steve Hansen

Captain: Kieran Read

15-Beauden Barrett, 14-Ben Smith, 13-Jack Goodhue, 12-Anton Lienert-Brown, 11-Rieko Ioane, 10-Richie Mo’unga, 9-Aaron Smith, 8-Kieran Read, 7-Sam Cane, 6-Ardie Savea, 5-Sam Whitelock, 4-Scott Barrett, 3-Owen Franks, 2-Dane Coles, 1-Joe Moody.

Replacements: 16-Codie Taylor, 17-Atu Moli, 18-Angus Ta’avao, 19-Patrick Tuipulotu, 20-Matt Todd, 21-TJ Perenara, 22-Ngani Laumape, 23-George Bridge.

OVERALL RECORD

Played: 164

Australia wins: 43

New Zealand wins: 114

Draws: 7

LAST FIVE MEETINGS

2018 New Zealand 37-20 Australia, Yokohama

2018 New Zealand 40-12 Australia, Auckland

2018 Australia 13-38 New Zealand, Sydney

2017 Australia 23-18 New Zealand, Brisbane

2017 New Zealand 35-29 Australia, Dunedin

Compiled by Nick Mulvenney, editing by Peter Rutherford

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